||Elka International Ltd. was established in Taipei as a trading company to export wire & cable and electrical appliances mainly to the Middle East countries.
||Color TV started broadcasting in Saudi Arabia. Elka was required to supply indoor/outdoor antennas, electronic accessories and related products to that market.
||Elka started developing European markets.
||Everlink Electronics Ltd. was established in Taipei, with the main mission to produce cable assemblies and connection devices to meet the European market's high quality requirements.
||Elka expanded market to the North America.
||Elkat Electronics (M) Sdn. Bhd., was established in Perak, Malaysia, manufacturing cable assemblies mainly on OEM basis.
||A new corporate logo of Elka was introduced.
||Veritas International Ltd., an Elka's trading arm and logistic office in Hong Kong was set up. Meanwhile, Elka was entrusted by Leviton Co., USA, to manage its branch office, Electricord International Inc., in Hong Kong.
||Dongguan Yungtay Electronics Co., Ltd. was established in Donguan, China.
||Elka became a member of the following three associations:
* 1394 Trade Association (1394TA)
* Universal Serial Bus Implementers Forum (USB-IF)
* Digital Display Working Group (DDWG)
||Elka Int'l and Everlink electronics moved into the premise of the present address.
||Elka received SONY Green Partner certificate.
||Elka became a member of HDMI Licensing LLC. Elka's HDMI cable passed the compliance test by the HDMI Authorized Testing Center (Matsushita)in Sep.
||Kunshan Everlink Technology Ltd. was established in Kunshan, China. By the end of 2005, Elka's three factories were RoHS ready. Elkat was certified to comply with TS16949:2002.
||Elka's HDMI cable v1.3 Cat.2 was certified by HDMI ATC (Sony) in December.
||Yungtay received TS 16949:2002 certificate. Elka became USB3.0 Contributors in December.
||Elka launched DisplayPort cable. Elka was awarded by HDMI Licensing LLC. as a Certified Adopter.
||Yungtay was awarded with SONY GP certificate. Elka joined HDCP (High Definition Content Protection)
||Elka has become a member of the HDBaseT Alliance in December 2010.
||Elka has been approved to join MFi (made for iPhone, iPod and iPad) program by Apple.
In August 2011, Kunshan Everlink Electronics received the TS 16949 certified and became the 3rd certified factory within Elka group.
Elka became a member of MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link).